Abakaliki - Former Minister of Health in the administration of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Chukwu registered as a member of APC at his Ugwuegu Ward in Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State in the presence of scores of his supporters, APC members and officials.
Also read: Jonathan ministers lose out in PDP governorship primaries
Chukwu may have left the PDP in protest against the shabby treatment he allegedly received from the party as a gubernatorial aspirant in 2014.
Chukwu’s defection was with the full knowledge and encouragement of top APC leaders at the national and state levels.
- News 24